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KSUM-mentored startup selected for global event in water management



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Thiruvananthapuram, Mar 8 (PTI): Troncart Solutions, a
smart utility metering venture mentored bythe state
runKerala Startup Mission (KSUM), has been selected for ”Next
Generation Water Action” programme, an international event
being organised by Denmark Technical University (DTU) Skylab.
An Internet of Things (IoT) Smart Metering Solutions
startup, Troncart Solutions made it to the event after winning
the ”Water Innovation Challenge” round held in India under the
aegis of ATAL Innovation Mission and Innovation Centre Denmark
(ICDK).
”Water Innovation Challenge” was conducted to identify
and globally promote solutions for digital water management,
monitoring and prevention of leakage in city water supply,
rainwater harvesting and supply of safe and sustained drinking
water, an official statement said here.
Overall, 12 water solution startups from Ghana, Kenya,
Denmark, South Korea and India made it to the list with
solutions that will be brought forward to impact urban water
challenges along with innovative and cutting-edge solutions
that will help solve the water challenges, it said.
“We are really proud to become one among the four startups
selected from India for this prestigious event and we hope we
will get a lot of exposure nationally as well as globally,”
said Pratheesh V Nair, CEO, Troncart Solutions Pvt Ltd.
Troncart”s water metering solution is equipped with a
metering and customer information management system, which
helps the utility provider, water supply department of
municipalities and apartments to monitor and manage billing
and consumption of water for their consumers.
The automated meter-reading system comprises many
cutting-edge technologies like LPWAN wireless communication,
optimized battery usage, Artificial Intelligence (AI)- enabled
reporting and alert system, Data Analytics System and ERP
interoperability, it said.
“We have already rolled out our smart meter projects in
various locations like Bhutan, Dubai, Bengaluru, Kochi and
Thiruvananthapuram.
There are many upcoming installations in various parts of
the country,” Nair said.
The company”s R&D team has already come up with a long
battery life ensured wireless controlled ultrasonic water
meter, which can also monitor the quality of water supplied to
the end consumer.
“We hope this new product after its launch in December
2021 will enable Troncart to evolve as a global leader in the
targeted domain of the industry,” he added.
KSUM is the nodal agency of the Kerala Government for
entrepreneurship development and incubation activities in the
state. PTI LGK APR
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